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Hold Your Horses


This is a common phrase that is spoken to ask someone who is in a hurry to slow down or stop for a moment. It is a reference to a person driving a vehicle that is pulled by horses. “Holding” the horses means to stop the horses and wait.

For Example:

“Hold your horses! Grab an umbrella before you walk out into the rain!”

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Article ID: 99
Category: Idioms
Date added: 2013-12-30 00:43:21
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